Buddhism

Resources on Buddhism and mediation – CSS Blog Network

The author and Buddhist leaders from different schools gather at the White House in 2016 for a celebration of Vesak Day. Mediation perspectives is a periodic blog entry provided by CSS ‘ Mediation support team and occasional guest authors. Each entry is designed to emphasize the usefulness of mediation approaches in dealing with violent political […]

Buddhism beliefs

What are “sincere religious beliefs”? Nobody really knows.

In its stated zeal to protect religious Texans, the state legislature has included in a growing number of laws exemptions for those with “sincere religious beliefs.” Unfortunately, lawyers remain uncertain about the scope of “religious freedom” it apparently protects. One might begin with some practical examples of conduct that are not protected by nearly all […]